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to washington? he would work with congress, bridge the partisan divide? that was not the tone yesterday during the president's weekly address primarily about obama care. listen to this. >> we're actually having a debate between hurting americans who will no longer be denied affordable health care just because they have been sick and harping the economy and millions of americans in the process. many republicans are more concerned about how bad this debate will hurt them politically than they are with how badly it will hurt the country. >> he is accusing republicans of going out and attacking his administration and trying to scare the american people into exactly what sort of benefits they may or may not get under obama care. he's saying they will shut down the government, harm the country and sticking it to the american people. that's what president obama said yesterday. >> so is that what republicans are doing or warning people may not have control over health care decisions, premiums may be skyrocketing or are republicans saying this is not all roses and rainbows here. representative michael
is under way and terrorist are in place ready to strike. peter doocy is in washington with the latest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. that's right. the latest update we have, terrorist are in place ready to carry out what is described as a major plot based on a new cbs news report describing the intelligence we have that prompted the united states to close 22 embassies and consulates around the world. this intelligence is reportedly very specific and relates to an al qaeda-related threat. >> it is more specific. we are taking it seriously, which i think you'd expect us to do. there is a significant threat stream and we're reacting to it. >> the specifics are a secret at this early hour. declined to give details other than to say western interests are in danger. based on the embassies and consulates now closed those western interests appear to be mostly in the middle east and north africa. that is why a worldwide travel warning is in place for all americans for the first time since september 2011, the ten-year anniversary of the attack that killed nearly 3,000 americans in new york
of a suburban gatherer. he joins us from washington. bill, thanks for coming on. >> nice to be here. >> how hard is it to sustain yourself on food you grow or catch yourself? >> it's pretty tough. i found out that i could do it, but that it would be pretty dull to do because you'd be eating a lot of the same thing. in my case i had a lot of venison and a lot of wild rice put by. i realized while i could have survived off of that, it would be pretty dull to do and even duller to write about, and i'm betting even duller to read about. so what i did was branch out. in addition to try to further my own skills at foraging and growing a garden, hunting and fishing, i went and i sort of profiled people for whom getting their own food was not a stunt but just part of their daily life. >> what's the weirdest thing you ate in the course of reporting for this book? >> caribou eyeballs are up there. >> how are they? >> pretty good actually. >> crunchy? liquid center? >> i was eating at a banquet big table among indians, a tribe in alaska, eating this thing. this woman next to me, this indian woman said, you
manufactured in washington and it's ideological. >> who is really paying the price for reform? joining us now town hall.com political editor and radio talk show host. when you heard the president make those remarks in scranton, pennsylvania, what did you think, health care costs under control? >> it's patently false if you look at the data. you can slice it numerous different ways. you can look at family premiums. they went up again last year. that came out last week. you can look at individual premiums. those are skyrocketing in many places around the country in double digits, triple digits in some cases. if you look at the cost of the federal government and to the country at large, the cost curve, as they call it, has gone up more than it would have without obama care and the government accountability office has projected that this law will add trillions of dollars to our long-term deficit. he can say we're beginning to get the cost under control, that doesn't make it true. clayton, i think the president's big problem on obama care is a lot of people have tuned him out because they remember
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